Uploaded: June 06, 2008 | Entered: March 28, 2016 08:15:21


A copy of Michelangelo's David in the Piazza della Signoria, Florence, Italy


Alex T. Mizuno June 07, 2008

Oh, yeah I remember this. The replica in Piazza Della Signoria. I envy you for being there. Combination of the silhouette and a part of the statue is very clever. Beautiful presentation Mick!! #937015

Christina N. Seuser June 08, 2008

I love your composition here! A wonderful B&W shot. #6036181

Lonnie M. Scott June 09, 2008

Wow...tones and texture..this one has it all!! I like the way you got the shadow in relationship to the subject. Luck or composition??? (tell the truth).......Well done Mick!! #6039317

Mick Burkey June 09, 2008

Thank you all for your kind words. Lonnie, composition, and a crop. But needed the luck of a bight enough day to make the shadow. We were staying right on the edge of the Piazza Della Signoria, so that helped :) #6039673

Conrad L. Conero June 09, 2008

Clever idea and strong contrast here, Mick. #6040550

Joan E. Hoffman June 09, 2008

Wonderfully well thought out composition Mick, and equally wonderful capture of it! #6040753

M.Christine Duncan June 13, 2008

Mick, welcome to Mono Me! And this is such a fun photo! Nice way of using the shadow as the subject, I also love the textures at play too! #6057944

Marisol Pastor July 24, 2008

Love the composition Mick. The shadow is perfect. Great textures too. #6225585

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic August 06, 2008

Wonderfully executed!
~Lisa #6280103

John Connolly February 22, 2009

A great find, beautifully captured, Mick! I am impressed with your lighting, and the shadow on the wall! #7194578

Candice L. Carter February 26, 2009

Wonderful EP! #7218118

Lori Carlson March 05, 2009

Well presented, Mick! Quite an original perspective of common statue!! Well done! :0) And love the b/w! #7249014

Vladan D. Djordjevic May 04, 2009

Terrific photo. Great idea, shadow, tones and comp. Favorite. #7483384

M.Christine Duncan September 21, 2009

Hey... congrats on your finalist!!!! Such a unique capture, so classic in B&W!!! Bravo! #7966415

Chris Budny level-deluxe September 23, 2009

Congrats on your win, Mick! I love this "interpretation"! (And my mom is visiting Florence as I type this, so I'll have to share it with her...) #7975699

Amy JACKSON September 23, 2009

Congratulations, Mick!! #7975929

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic September 23, 2009

on your very deserving WINNER! 8o) #7976123

Donna La Mattino Pagakis September 23, 2009

Congratulations on your win! Nicely seen and photographed Mick! #7976318

Claudia Kuhn level-classic September 23, 2009

Congratulations on your fine winner Mick! #7976659

Courtenay Vanderbilt September 24, 2009

Beautifully seen and captured, Mick! CONGRATULATIONS! #7979011

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic September 24, 2009

Just beautiful, Mick. Huge congrats on this wonderful winner. #7979305

Alex T. Mizuno September 25, 2009

I'm glad to see this again! Big congratulations on your win Mick!!! #7981713

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic September 25, 2009

Glad to see this win, Mick. Congratulations !!!

UB. #7982175

Mick Burkey October 02, 2009

I just got back from 2 weeks in the mountains with no internet so this was a wonderful surprise! Thanks to the judge(s) for choosing this image, and thanks to all of you who stopped by and made comments. Very much appreciated. And congrats to all the winners :) #8002950

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